Sarah Graham

Sarah Graham

Freelance health journalist

MA, Newspaper, Journalism

Sarah Graham is an award-winning freelance health journalist, and founder of the feminist women's health blog Hysterical Women.

Sarah specialises in mental health, women's sexual and reproductive health, gender and feminism. She writes regularly for Grazia, Refinery29, Patient and Broadly, and has also been published by Stylist, Women's Health, Cosmopolitan, BBC Three, Planet Mindful, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Independent, and The i.

 
She has an MA with Distinction in Newspaper Journalism from City University, and has been freelancing since 2014.

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Recent articles

What's the link between PCOS and diabetes?
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What's the link between PCOS and diabetes? Feature

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is an incurable endocrine condition affecting up to one in ten women in the UK. It's most commonly associated with hormonal symptoms, …

How to tackle acne during pregnancy
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How to tackle acne during pregnancy Feature

We all know the stereotype of the radiant expectant mother, with her glowing, picture-perfect, clear skin, but the reality of unpredictable pregnancy hormones can be …

This is what it feels like to live with chronic pain
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This is what it feels like to live with chronic pain Feature

Nearly half of the UK population - around 28 million adults - lives with some form of chronic pain. A research analysis published by the BMJ in 2016 found that 43% of …

Is there a link between diet and acne?
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Is there a link between diet and acne? Feature

You don't have to look very far online to find someone proffering a miracle 'acne diet' or 'hormone-balancing' dietary supplement that will supposedly clear up your …

Is it safe to skip your period on the pill?
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Is it safe to skip your period on the pill? Feature

For decades women have been taking the combined pill for 21 days at a time, with a seven-day pill break and withdrawal bleed in between. But is it safe to skip your …